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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


Louisa Emily PETTIT / PEARCE

Born 1883 in Irwin, Western Australia [15]
Daughter of William PETTIT and Mary Jane ELLIS [15]
Married Edwin PEARCE in Strawberry in 1904 [15]
Resided with her husband in Arrino for at least the years 1908-1950 [19]
Won the Married Ladies Race at the sports gathering held in Arrino on New Year's Day in 1913 [9: 17-Jan-1913]
Her mother stayed with her in Arrino after being discharged from the Three Springs Hospital in August 1935 [5: 30-Aug-1935]
Attended the funeral of Arrino resident Mrs Ellen DEE at the Three Springs Cemetery on 16 August 1939 [4: 19-Aug-1939]
Chief mourner at the funeral of her mother Mrs Mary Jane STEPHEN at the Mingenew Cemetery on 15 August 1939 [4: 19-Aug-1939]
Later resided in the Perth suburb of Mount Lawley [2]
Died 21 February 1971; buried Karrakatta Cemetery, Perth WA (Church of Christ, EA, 14) [2]

Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'Louisa Emily Pettit / Pearce' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 29 January 2020 from [sources]

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